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  0 Thread: Built-in Bookshelf Progress
Post: RE: Built-in Bookshelf Progress

(08-18-2021, 06:13 PM)FS7 Wrote: Looks good. Though it was incredibly expensive, I find the Domino also incredibly useful. Overall very much worth it. But how did you do dry fitting? Storing the loo...
Bill_de Woodworking 23 1,327 08-18-2021, 08:39 PM
  0 Thread: Chop Saw inquiry
Post: RE: Chop Saw inquiry

I used a Lion Miter Trimmer for many years. A few months after getting a Festool Kapex, the trimmer went to the Habitat for Humanity store. No regrets! ---
Bill_de Woodworking Power Tools 14 1,201 08-05-2021, 12:49 PM
  0 Thread: Freud box joint cutter set
Post: RE: Freud box joint cutter set

Make sure there is no small amount of debris stuck to one of the plate surfaces. ---
Bill_de Woodworking Power Tools 6 765 07-04-2021, 05:47 AM
  0 Thread: Writing Desk & Chest
Post: RE: Writing Desk & Chest

(06-29-2021, 02:08 AM)Tankwood Wrote: I updated a couple pictures as I am near complete with my desk. Besides wood working I am a avid fly-fisherman. I will be tying at the desk getting ready for an...
Bill_de Woodworking 8 2,650 06-30-2021, 06:12 AM
  0 Thread: Crowning band saw tire or not
Post: RE: Crowning band saw tire or not

(06-22-2021, 04:54 PM)davecarothers@comcast.net Wrote: Hello, folks, Looking for opinions on whether to crown a urethane band saw tire. Just newly installed on an old Walker Turner 14". Any help? I...
Bill_de Woodworking Power Tools 8 904 06-22-2021, 05:29 PM
  0 Thread: Portable Electric Hand Planer
Post: RE: Portable Electric Hand Planer

(06-16-2021, 02:22 PM)Downwindtracker2 Wrote: Do you use carbide cutter blades for painted doors. ? My Bosch came with carbide blades installed + an extra set of carbide blades. So, I use carbide c...
Bill_de Woodworking Power Tools 8 844 06-20-2021, 06:19 PM
  0 Thread: Portable Electric Hand Planer
Post: RE: Portable Electric Hand Planer

I've used mine on doors.  ---
Bill_de Woodworking Power Tools 8 844 06-16-2021, 10:59 AM
  0 Thread: Geetech CT-102 3hp shaper parts?
Post: RE: Geetech CT-102 3hp shaper parts?

Any of these brands might have a similar shaper. geetech.com.tw ----
Bill_de Woodworking Power Tools 9 801 06-15-2021, 07:43 AM
  0 Thread: www.woodcraftbands.com
Post: RE: www.woodcraftbands.com

(06-14-2021, 10:14 AM)briman87 Wrote: Not to revive a dead thread but I called the number for Union Grove Saw& Knife.  She confirmed that they took over woodcraftbands a little over a year ago. ...
Bill_de Woodworking 17 3,808 06-14-2021, 10:06 PM
  0 Thread: drop point utility knife blade
Post: RE: drop point utility knife blade

(06-13-2021, 07:42 AM)KyleD Wrote: Do i have my blade terminology wrong? I am talking about a knife where the cutting edge at the tip sweeps up a little. It allows one to work with the cutting edge ...
Bill_de Woodworking 7 923 06-13-2021, 10:00 AM
  0 Thread: jointing before glue-up?
Post: RE: jointing before glue-up?

(06-04-2021, 11:29 PM)mdhills Wrote: Why would a pass over the jointer give a better surface than a table saw? I've often seen this recommended, but still find it surprising -- I'd think a jointer w...
Bill_de Woodworking Power Tools 17 1,694 06-04-2021, 11:43 PM
  0 Thread: Incra iBox limitations?
Post: RE: Incra iBox limitations?

(05-28-2021, 05:58 PM)®smpr_fi_mac® Wrote: I'm starting a table build soon that utilizes finger joints on the leg assemblies.  I've read lots of good things about it and intend on buying one for thi...
Bill_de Woodworking Power Tools 11 1,424 05-29-2021, 05:49 PM
  0 Thread: Digital Angle Gauge?
Post: RE: Digital Angle Gauge?

(05-26-2021, 01:26 PM)MT Woodworker Wrote: Lots out there to choose from. Looking for what you have learned and what is good and what is junk. Thanks I had the original Wixey. After a few years i...
Bill_de Woodworking 13 1,370 05-29-2021, 10:44 AM
  0 Thread: Magazine differences
Post: RE: Magazine differences

(05-28-2021, 11:25 AM)taxman Wrote: While there are lots of good comments here about the magazine's content, I'd like to question the format.  I own the several USB's (Shopsmith, Woodsmith, Fine WW...
Bill_de Woodworking 16 1,851 05-29-2021, 06:40 AM
  0 Thread: First SawStop brake activation
Post: RE: First SawStop brake activation

(05-26-2021, 05:38 PM)Mike L B Wrote: You should have the blade inspected by a sharpening service. There could be a fracture that may cause a tooth to fly off in use. Not a bad idea. Thanks. --
Bill_de Woodworking Power Tools 11 1,405 05-26-2021, 09:44 PM
  0 Thread: First SawStop brake activation
Post: RE: First SawStop brake activation

(05-26-2021, 02:58 PM)Rob Young Wrote: Keep in mind that the override feature re-sets every time the big red paddle is cycled. Probably won't be cycling the power during a box joint session but some...
Bill_de Woodworking Power Tools 11 1,405 05-26-2021, 09:42 PM
  0 Thread: Sliding miter saw or MFT?
Post: RE: Sliding miter saw or MFT?

(05-24-2021, 10:46 AM)FireWood Wrote: Setting up a new shop soon, and I'm going to allocate space for crosscutting - that I don't have today. I've seen tons of miter saw stations, and some pretty s...
Bill_de Woodworking Power Tools 13 1,561 05-24-2021, 08:14 PM
  0 Thread: First SawStop brake activation
Post: RE: First SawStop brake activation

(05-24-2021, 02:44 PM)Cian Wrote: So you now need a new dado set plus a new trigger module, right? Hopefully just the brake module. I'll know for sure when it's up and running. --
Bill_de Woodworking Power Tools 11 1,405 05-24-2021, 04:14 PM
  0 Thread: First SawStop brake activation
Post: RE: First SawStop brake activation

(05-24-2021, 01:03 PM)fredhargis Wrote: How's the dado set (or box joint set)...much damage? The box joint set appears to be fine.  The brake has been shipped and should be here in a day or two. I...
Bill_de Woodworking Power Tools 11 1,405 05-24-2021, 04:12 PM
  0 Thread: First SawStop brake activation
Post: RE: First SawStop brake activation

(05-24-2021, 07:49 AM)WxMan Wrote: I seem to recall a discussion not too long ago about this jig and those close tolerances when used on the SS.  How close is a metal portion of the jig to the spinn...
Bill_de Woodworking Power Tools 11 1,405 05-24-2021, 11:26 AM

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